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    See how to prepare your commingle and glass recycling, plus read tips on making the most of your Sanipac service.

    Although recycling instructions may change with time, you can count on Sanipac to keep you up-to-date on how to recycle successfully!

    Commingle Recycling includes only the following items:

    ALL RECYCLING MUST BE CLEAN!

    PLASTIC--in the form of a jug, tub or bottle only

    • NO lids
    • NO packaging materials
    • NO plastic wrap
    • NO Styrofoam-like materials

    Clean, flat and unwaxed CARDBOARD

    PAPER--newspaper, magazines, junk mail, computer paper, paperback books, phone books

    • NO paper cups
    • NO paper plates
    • NO tissue paper
    • NO napkins
    • NO paper towels

    METAL cans and ALUMINUM FOIL

    • Soup & food cans--NO detatched lids
    • Clean aluminum foil crumpled into a ball no smaller than your fist
    • NO aerosol cans
    • NO paint cans
    • NO chemical cans

    OTHER: These items may become "non-recyclable" at any time, but for now--they are OK to add to the commingle recycling:

    • Tetra-Pak™ containers--the kind that soy milk & rice milk are packaged in
    • Gable top milk and juice cartons no smaller than 1/2 gallon size